Rockefeller University Campus Security Officer in New York, New York

Department Description

The Security Office is responsible for providing protection of all persons and property on campus. We verify the identification of guests, visitors, and all University members, patrol and inspect the various campus buildings, respond to all emergencies on campus, and conduct investigations and prepare appropriate reports.

Detailed Description

The Campus Security Officer will be responsible for providing protection of all persons and property, verifying the identification of guests, visitors, and all University members, providing information and directions, explaining rules and regulations, maintaining logs and records of occurrences, and completing necessary paperwork. Will also be responsible for patrolling and inspecting on foot the various campus buildings to ensure personal, building, and equipment security, responding to all emergencies on campus, as well as conducting investigations and preparing appropriate written reports of incidents, accidents, and crimes. May use computer terminal to input and retrieve data.

Job Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent required. Must be registered by the State of New York, Division of Licensing as a Security Guard, have a New York State Driver's License, and the F1/F3 Fire Guard License. Strong verbal and written communication skills in English necessary. Must have the ability to work under pressure, deal with people under stressful situations while maintaining composure, and be able to react and make sound decisions quickly in demanding situations. Must be polite, courteous, and professional at all times, and able to observe and recall situations and events. Must be able to understand and carry out complex oral instructions. Prior police, military, or security experience a plus.

Additional Details

Must be able to walk long distances, climb stairs, run short distances for emergency responses, and stand for long periods of time in all types of weather.

Job Title: Campus Security Officer

Laboratory / Department: Security

Job: IRC22054

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans